It’s Daylight Savings weekend. Spring ahead goes the adage, as we gain an hour of daylight in the evening (course, we’re taking the same time away elsewhere, but that’s a detail).
Area firefighters remind you that the time change is a good time to check all smoke detectors, replace the batteries and so one. Here’s a link to the state group, FASNY, which has more safety info. “If there is a fire in the home and an existing alarm does not sound, the top three reasons are: disconnected; missing; or dead batteries,” according to FASNY President James Burns.
The Garrison eighth graders are presenting Macbeth at 7 pm Friday at the school. The kids have been deep into rehearsals. Also on the drama front, 1776: The Musical opens at the Philipstown Depot Theatre. Many more details here.
The Cold Spring Farmers’ Market is open as usual this Saturday, at St. Mary’s. Flour City Pasta, with its Old World approach, is a vendor this week. 8:30 am to 1:30 pm.